CFP Workshop Civic Media with Eric Gordon Amsterdam April 19 2017

Call for Participation   Workshop: Researching Civic Media: Empowering Citizens or Progressive Fallacy? Amsterdam, April 19th 2017 13:30-17:00 With Eric Gordon; Founding director of Engagement Lab at Emerson College & faculty associate at…


Games for Cities Conference. Rotterdam 20-21 April 2017

At the games for Cities Conference, Policy-makers, regulators, urban designers, smart city experts and architects will learn how city games can be used for more effective and inclusive city-making and urban planning.


Open Call: Games for Cities Game Jam Utrecht. Join us to design a city game on refugees Nov 23/24 2016

Dear Designers, Social Scientists, Technologists, Game and City enthusiasts: So you’re interested in cities, migration, and how games can tackle city challenges. In this open call, the Games for Cities program invites you…


CfP: Round n Around Design Lab on Biking in Sao Paulo. Nov 7-10 2016

Round N Around Design Lab setup See here for the full call and project webpage The participants of Round N Around Design Lab will be invited to collectively think of solutions towards better…


CFP Training School Games for Cities (Amsterdam Oct 10-14 2016)

October 10-14 Amsterdam Deadline: August 28 Open call ( to participate in the Games for Cities training school, taking place in Amsterdam from October 10-14 2016. The Mobile City is one of the…


Looking for Interns / Graduation Projects for Medialab Project on Rainproofing Amsterdam

From February to June 2016 The Mobile City, in close cooperation with One Architecture and Rainproof will run a project in the Medialab of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences. There are still a…


CfP Hybrid City Conference in Athens

We are very pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the Hybrid City Conference that takes place in Athens from September 17-19 2015, where The Mobile City’s Martijn de Waal will be giving a keynote address.


Klik. Like! Share. Hoe digitale media de publieke ruimte veranderen

The Mobile City introduces a model to think about social organization through digital media and its consequences for the public sphere.


Publicatie & Event 3 Feb 2015 (Amsterdam): Publieke Ruimte Publieke Zaak

Publieke Ruimte – Publieke Zaak Strategieën voor publiek domein [An English summary of this research program can be found here] Programma: Dinsdag 3 februari 19:00 Pakhuis de Zwijger Amsterdam Reserveren: via de website…


Urban Interaction Design: Towards City Making

Urban Interaction Design: Towards City Making is a publication that serves as an agenda setting discussion piece about the role of digital technologies in the city and the future of urban design.


Invitation “Binnen de lijnen”, exploring public space through participatory media art, Oct. 1 2014 13:00, Den Haag

[this announcement is in Dutch only, sorry..] The Mobile City participeert in het project Publieke Ruimte – Publieke Zaak van Trancity en partners. Als onderdeel van dit project hebben wij LUSTlab gevraagd om…

Media interventions in the city: assembling new publics of strangers (guest post by Katía Truijen)

Occasionally we post contributions from guest authors. This one below is a section from the interesting MA thesis by Katía Truijen. Enjoy! === Media interventions in the city: assembling new publics of strangers Katía…

Capital Steel Factory Beijing

Invitation to mini-symposium “Made By Us: Using Smart Technologies to Repurpose Industrial Heritage” 27 Sept. 2013

The Mobile City and The New Institute in collaboration with CMoDA are very happy to invite you to the mini-symposium “Made By Us: Using Smart Technologies to Repurpose Industrial Heritage”, which is part…


Playing against vacancy: architects and game developers create games for urban change

About the project How can temporary playful interventions be used to engage people with the issue of vacancy? The Mobile City is a partner in the new project Rezone Playful Interventions. In this…


Public Space & The Public Good

Public Space & The Public Good (Publieke Ruimte Publieke Zaak in Dutch) is the title of a new research project that The Mobile City will be part of. The project is initiated by…

Collegedag Publieke Zaak Publieke Ruimte (in Dutch) Den Haag: April 16.

This post is an announcement for a conference that is part of the research program Public Space & The Public Good, in which The Mobile City participates. The conference (and the announcement below)…